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Past Member

Margherita Zanasi

Funding provided by the National Endowment for the Humanities


Historical Studies

Field of Study

Chinese History

Home Institution

Louisiana State University

Margherita Zanasi is examining the transformation of Chinese discourse on the economy from the eighteenth to the mid-twentieth century, when China experienced dramatic political changes (the fall of the imperial system and the establishment of a republic) and unprecedented exposure to worldwide trends following defeat in the Opium War.

Dates at IAS

School of Historical Studies